Privacy Policy

Your Privacy

The University of Massachusetts Lowell does not sell or share confidential user information with any outside party, unless we are required by law. Information may be collected through email or written correspondence, but it is not used to contact individual users of the site against their wishes. You may opt-out of future email and mail correspondence with the Division of Online and Continuing Education by sending your request to donotmail@uml.edu

Web traffic on this site is logged and analyzed by Google Analytics to help determine the effectiveness of the web site. AdWords Remarketing is a remarketing and behavioral targeting service provided by Google. It connects the activity of continuinged.uml.edu with the AdWords advertising network and Google's doubleclick cookie. You can opt out of the cookie tracking here: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en#infochoices Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage Data. Place of processing: USA. For additional details visit http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/

Beyond what is explained here, the Division of Online and Continuing Education website also follows the general UMass Lowell Privacy Policy.

Online Courses and Student Tracking

UMass Lowell uses Blackboard Learn and Blackboard Collaborate for its online course learning management system. Both of these tools require the use of cookies. By registering for online, blended, or any courses at UMass Lowell that use the Blackboard learning management system, you accept and consent to the use of cookies to track your progress in your online courses. Please visit http://www.blackboard.com/legal/cookies-privacy-learn.html to see the Blackboard Learn cookies and privacy information, and visit http://www.blackboard.com/legal/cookies-privacy-web-conferencing.html to see the Blackboard Collaborate cookies and privacy information. You may also download Blackboard's pdf whitepaper related to Information on Blackboard's GDPR Implementation.

Contacting the Website

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site or your dealings with this site, please contact oce_webadmin@uml.edu.

Speak with an Advisor

Our Student Support Staff are available to help you with your questions! Email Continuing_Education@uml.edu for assistance, or call for advising at (800) 480-3190 and press 1 to speak with an advisor. See links at the bottom of this page for technical assistance with your online course.

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